Books

By Neela Bettridge and Philip Whiteley Gower publications, 2013 Our traditional ways of looking at economics, business and politics are not fit for purpose. The causes of the recent crisis were behavioral and international, but our measures are superficial and …

By Steven Fawkes Gower Publications, 2013 Energy risk has reappeared on the corporate and social agenda with a bang and the complexity of the issues has increased many-fold since the days of the last great wave of concern following the …

By Christian Conrad and Marjorie Ellis Thompson Gower Publications, 2013. Effective sustainability communication can deliver business value. Get it wrong, however, and the reputational damage will be costly. Stakeholders, and the general public as well as activists, are unforgiving of …

Edited by Adam Lindgreen, François Maon, Joëlle Vanhamme and Sankar Sen Gower Publications The way organizations manage their value chain has changed dramatically over the past decade. Today, organizations take account of economic issues, but they also adopt a broader …

TIDEE (TERI Information Digest on Energy and Environment) aims to keep policy makers, scientists, and technologists abreast of the latest developments in the fields of energy, local and global environment, and sustainable development. Each issue of TIDEE contains a few …

By Bradley Quinn Laurence King Publishers, 2013 Technologized textiles and sustainable fabrics are among the most innovative designed today, and together they are driving the rest of the industry dramatically forward. Many designers are now integrating hi-tech fabrics, such as …

By Peter Wells Edward Elgar Pub, 2013 With increasing awareness that innovative technology alone is insuf ficient to make sustainable lifestyles a reality, this book brings into sharp focus the need to cr eate radical new business models. This insightful …

By Kevin Wilhelm FT Press, 2013 This book highlights the risk of inaction for businesses when it comes to climate change, but also contains best practices to allow them to capitalize on the numerous business opportunities that climate change presents, …

By Suzanne Farver, 2013 CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013 Used as the centerpiece for a popular corporate sustainability class taught on campus and online at Harvard University, this book provides students and professionals alike with an overview of the most …

By Kevin Wilhelm FT Press, 2013 This book provides the blueprint for implementation, breaking down barriers, and the steps required to integrate sustainability successfully into any business. It is laid out in easily digestible chapters, with action steps backed up …

By Anne Rademacher | Hong Kong University Press, 2013 Ecologies of Urbanism in India explores how rapidly proliferating and resource-intensive urbanism affects every day lived environments and the ecological processes that undergird them in Indian cities. Case studies on nature …

By Jan Servaes (Editor) | Intellect Limited, 2013 At a time when sustainability is on everyone’s lips, this volume is one of the first to offer an overview of sustainability and communication issues—including community mobilization, information technologies, gender and social …

By Leslie Paul Thiele | Polity, 2013 The pursuit of sustainability has generated lifestyle changes for individuals across the globe, widespread initiatives within civil society and business, historic policies for municipal, regional, and national governments, and crucial protocols and agreements …

By Kevin Wilhelm | FT Press, 2013 This book highlights the risk of inaction for businesses when it comes to climate change, but also contains best practices to allow them to capitalize on the numerous business opportunities that climate change …

By Rob Dietz, Dan O’Neill, Herman Daly | Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2013 We’re over using the earth’s finite resources, and yet excessive consumption is failing to improve our lives. In Enough Is Enough, Rob Dietz and Dan O’Neill lay out a …

By Gilbert Silvius, Jennifer Tharp | Publisher, IGI Global, 2013 Although it remains one of the most significant challenges in recent years, companies are beginning to integrate the ideas of sustainability into organized projects such as marketing, corporate communications, and …

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